The table below looks at the statistics for WCAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank - - 44
Contract jobs citing WCAG 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - - 0.97%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £238
UK excluding London average daily rate £249 £311 £268
% change year-on-year
-20.01% +16.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £23.75
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
49 24 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 11.19% 6.52% 9.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 21
Average daily rate £356 £363 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% -13.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £209 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 0 8
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £18.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 - £10.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 - £28.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -16.66%

WCAG
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WCAG across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

WCAG Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

WCAG
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WCAG across the Cambridge region.

WCAG Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge